It’ll take more than a brief ratings slide to stop Empire‘s run atop TV land.
Why the Jussie Smollet-led show is on the road to recovery?
Good news after the jump…
The series lost almost 4 million between it season 2 premiere and the episode that aired before this week’s delivery.
However, a dramatic twist and a storyline shift towards Andre Lyon’s quest for redemption has seen its weekly decline come to a screeching halt thanks to the 12.28 million viewers it swept up in the space of an hour long episode!
For, as a number of fans question why the infamous “Boo Boo Kitty” no longer stands as one of the show’s leading characters, the series’ performance this week saw it kick gold dust in the face of its rivals ‘Modern Family’, ‘Criminal Minds’ and ‘Law & Order: SVU’ which welcomed 6.33 supporters to its table when it aired at 9.30 p.m. on Wednesday night.